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New Laptop QuestionI am in the market for a new laptop. Looking at Lenovo/Toshiba maybe even Samsung? Do I go with Windows 7 or venture out to the new Windows 8? Has anyone had any experience with 8? Thanks! 2 years 3 months
WE HAVE A POPE!White smoke is here! Where will he be from? Brazil? Argentina? Italy? USA?! Dennis Rodman is in the Vatican calling for a black Pope. I just find this interesting to follow. Will they pick the guy most fit to lead the church or will they pick a guy from the biggest growth areas of the... 2 years 3 months
Blunt Cover LetterGuys, This is interesting. This kid wrote a very blunt cover letter asking for an internship. He said he has no problem fetching coffees and will work for practically nothing, just wants to be around industry professionals to learn. It's a breath of fresh air to the kids who try to make... 2 years 5 months
Montreal/TorontoSorry to post this in the ibanking forum, there isn't really a forum for travel. Although, enough people ask about various cities so maybe it is time to create one! I'm wondering if anyone can tell me about Montreal and Toronto. Where are the places to go out? Where to eat? What to see? etc... 2 years 7 months
Why The Street Loves LinkedInI'm posting this for Patrick since he's an avid fan of the stock. This came from Business Insider. Why LinkedIn Is The Internet Stock Wall Street Loves LinkedIn has several streams of revenue: subscriptions, job listings, and advertising. Dig deeper and you see that all of those revenue... 2 years 10 months
Ben Shalom BernankeThe Villain The left hates him. The right hates him even more. But Ben Bernanke saved the economy—and has navigated masterfully through the most trying of times. Article A good read on the guy that everyone loves to hate. 3 years 3 months
Suit SaleFYI Jos. A Banks has a suit sale right now (and every other day of the week lol). It's buy one suit get: one suit free 2 shirts free 2 ties free This may interest some of the guys starting internships this summer. Could pick up a charcoal and a navy suit pretty cheap and then just get... 3 years 3 months
HBS? You'll Go Through Her FirstWSJ has a good interview with one of the people who review applications for interview selection. Thought this may be of interest to those of you thinking of B-school. [quote]WSJ: How long do you spend on each application? Ms. Leopold: Ten minutes minimum, and if you aggregate all the times I... 3 years 4 months
Trading Academy GrouponThere is currently a deal on groupon to learn how to trade. It's through the Lex van Dam Trading Academy. He's a former Goldman trader and now runs hedge fund money. The cost is only $29, the normal value is $630. It's a nice way to get a grasp on any basic trading techniques, chart analysis,... 3 years 4 months
LOAFERS/SHOE BRANDS?I'm looking for shoes, something similar to the pair in this picture. Doesn't have to be Ferragamo, I don't want laces. Any ideas? Links? Other good brands? Thanks in advance. 3 years 6 months


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What is the street's general opinion of Jim...Tell her the drawing is pretty good. Cramer is financial entertainment. Viewers shouldn't take a position in a stock because he yells BUY BUY BUY but they do. When you have to instantly take a stance on any stock, it sort of defeats your value from a research standpoint, not his fault, just the... 10 months 1 week
10 Quick Do's and Dont's I Learned from...Wolfpack, I know there are lots of travel hacking blogs out there. Any of them that you follow more than others? 10 months 3 weeks
Where should I go for undergrad for the best shot...I agree with above regarding writing a letter to the adcom at Dartmouth. This may put you over the mark to get accepted. If you do not, I would consider everything across the board for the other schools. ND has a better street cred but if you work hard enough you can place well from many different... 1 year 3 months
2014 Major League Baseball Opening DayPirates. Because: A stronger bullpen. And of course - Cutch. 1 year 3 months
When you're bored..what?! I thought my 30,000 was good. This is way more addicting that it looks. 1 year 3 months
Buying A Small Wealth Management Firm[quote=packmate]Why do you type all "i" before words like an iPhone? [/quote] iWondered the same damn thing. 1 year 5 months
Need a New Computer ASAPJust paid up for a Lenovo and I'm totally content with it. Am I the only one who has never heard of Alienware? 1 year 7 months
Trouble finding time to workout?Do you see a noticeable difference by alternating? I currently only use White Flood. 1 year 7 months
Book Review: Knowledge and Power by George GilderI'll co-sign the Farnam Street blog. Lots of interesting material and book recommendations on there. 1 year 7 months
Twitter goes public thursday!Indicating @ $44/share. Insane. 1 year 7 months